FMCS Labor-Management Cooperation Grant Program

Funding Opportunity Number: FMCS-2016
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Business and Commerce
Employment, Labor and Training
Other (see text field entitled “Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity” for clarification)
CFDA Number: 34.002
Eligible Applicants State governments
County governments
City or township governments
Independent school districts
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education
Small businesses
Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Agency Name: FMCS
Closing Date: May 31, 2016
Award Ceiling: $400,000
Expected Number of Awards: 10
Creation Date: Feb 25, 2016
Funding Opportunity Description: In accordance with the terms of the Labor-Management Cooperation Act of 1978, FMCS considers applications from plant, geographic or area-wide committees. During the 2016 grant cycle, we especially encourage applications from area-wide, industry or sectoral joint labor-management committees focused on the 21st century economy and the challenges of a rapidly evolving workplace, such as: job security and skills; working conditions for an increasingly mobile workforce; consensus solutions to workplace standards; organizational effectiveness; economic development and competitiveness for entire communities; hiring and retaining the next generations of workers.



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